The influence of cardiorehabilitation programs on the probability of following rehabilitation in specialized sanatorium of patients with acute myocardial infarction
Results of a cohort study of 1122 patients, hospitalized with first-ever acute myocardial infarction in Vinnytsya cardiological department, 2006-2008 are presented here. Analytical frame was based on log-linear modeling with the main chi-square statistic test. It showed a significant increase in the probability of continuing the rehabilitation process in specialized sanatorium under the influence of various modifications cardiorehabilitation programs applied in a hospital environment, 2(1)=30,98; р<0,0001. At the same time, it was not possible to detect significant differences in the action of the variants of appointment rehabilitation programs (cohorts 1-3) on the likelihood of subsequent sanatorium stage of rehabilitation treatment in postinfarction patients.